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2 Taylor County men arrested in Clarksburg after police find drugs

When police arrived on scene, they found Tee Dodd, 31, of Grafton, and Justin Marcum, 30, of Flemington, in Dodd's vehicle. Police said they saw marijuana and a pistol in plain view and detained the pair.

WBOY - 2018-08-20 18:49:10

'So many things going on:' Harrison County Schools' Family Day brought families to Meadowbrook Mall in Bridgeport

The fifth annual event, which was free, went over “really, really well,” Harrison Schools Federal Programs Coordinator Carol Curotz said.

WVNEWS.COM - 2018-08-19 04:00:00

Maybe it's time for Clarksburg to go back to the future with its downtown sidewalks

In the first decade of this century, the city of Clarksburg added several nice touches to its downtown, from getting rid of unsightly wires to adding new facades to businesses.


MONONGAH COLUMN: Monongahfest now a pleasant memory

Sharon Core reported that the country breakfast was as well attended as usual. Big plates of scrambled eggs, gravy and biscuits as well as other goodies were prepared on site by 12 industrious adults, who also served, with the help of five young people this year. The five youngsters ranged in age fr

TIMES WEST VIRGINIAN - 2018-08-20 07:30:00

Cabaret Night in Clarksburg to benefit cemetery preservation

Cabaret Night in Clarksburg, an event featuring three types of music at three venues, will raise funds on Friday for the alliance’s restoration, maintenance and repair efforts of the former Independent Order of Odd Fellows Cemetery in Clarksburg.

WVNEWS.COM - 2018-08-19 04:00:00

Grafton woman charged with robbery

Then, while en route to Morgantown Avenue, Todd allegedly asked the victim to pay her for “favors” that were allegedly committed in the past.


Blasting to occur Monday at site of new Bridgeport recreation center

The blasting will be at around 11 a.m. at the site, located on Route 131. Officials tell media partner Connect-Bridgeport that a signal will be sounded 3 minutes before the blasting begins, and another when the area is clear of hazards.


UPDATE: Driver charged, 2 injured in Clarksburg auto-pedestrian accident

Jeffery Tennant is charged with leaving the scene of an accident with bodily injury, reckless driving, failure to render aid, striking a fixed object and having no insurance, according to the Clarksburg Police Department.


Masontown couple charged with sexual assault of 5-year-old girl

A Masontown couple is behind bars for allegedly sexually assaulting a 5-year-old girl and showing her pornography, according to court documents.Jessica Marie Archer, 28, and Antonio D. Archer, 29, of 101 East Harvey Ave. were charged Friday by Masontown Police Department after investigators coducted

HERALDSTANDARD.COM - 2018-08-20 15:16:00

Crews working on emergency water leak in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. (WDTV) --Crews are working to repair an emergency water leak at 107 Driftwood Avenue.According to media partner Connect-Bridgeport, officials say some residents may have water issues that could last until around 1 p.m.The city says they apologize for any inconvenience. Any question


Federal court sentences three in Clarksburg

The cases included convictions against a Jamaican man convicted of conducting a lottery scam, a Michigan man convicted of heroin distribution, and a North Carolina man facing a firearm charge.


Multiple crews respond to structure fire in Harrison County

Volunteer fire departments from Shinnston, Lumberport, Spelter, and Worthington all responded to the call.


Man charged after fleeing from officer in Clarksburg

According to the complaint, the officer told Jackson to come over to him, and he took off running toward Baltimore Avenue.


Out of control SUV injures 2 and shuts down Clarksburg's Main Street

The driver of a Dodge Durango lost control and hit the pedestrians and a utility pole on the right side of the street, before crossing both lanes of traffic and coming to a rest after crashing through a fence on the left side of the street, Clarksburg Police said.


Buckhannon officials prepare to welcome Wesleyan students

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. - While Upshur County School students have already started class, Buckhannon is preparing to welcome students back to West Virginia Wesleyan College this weekend.City officials will be making Meade Street one way while students are moving in on Saturday morning.Student volunteers w


Court decision will allow City of Clarksburg to knock down house it condemned in 2009

Mon Power had not turned the power off because the owner, Carol Howard, had not asked for it to be turned off and was still paying the power bill, according to City of Clarksburg officials.


Fairmont man's trial set Oct. 22 on alleged drug & gun crimes along I-79 corridor

Assistant U.S. Attorney Traci Cook had asked that Six be detained, citing, among other things, the potential for a mandatory minimum sentence of 10 or more years if the defendant is convicted. Six, facing state court prosecution from Marion County, also agreed to be held under federal custody for th


Two arrested on burglary charges

Responding NCPD officers set up a perimeter around the business at which time Charles Trott, 35, exited the building and was taken into custody. As officers searched the inside of the building, officers located the second male, identified as John Houk, 27. Houk was also taken into custody at that ti


Noon Interview 8.16.18: Ride for Life

Ride for Life: Bikers for a Cure is an annual event that raises money for cancer patients and research. This year it will take place Saturday August 18 at Texas Roadhouse in Clarksburg. Registration is from 10 - 12, the ride will follow. For details


Business catches fire on Monticello Avenue in Clarksburg

The Clarksburg Fire Department responded to the scene, along with the Clarksburg Police Department for crowd control purposes, 911 officials said.